Sports Centre Assistant

The Royal Veterinary College, University of London

The College recently opened a new facility comprising a sports hall, gym, dance studio and climbing wall and due to increased user participation is seeking an additional  Sports Centre Assistant to support the manager and existing team in the day to day operation of the centre.

The role-holders will be responsible for the preparation of facilities and equipment and for ensuring that bookings and classes run smoothly. They will play a full role in making the centre welcoming and accessible and for its safe operation. This will include being in sole charge of the centre from time to time and the role-holders must be comfortable in doing so and in supervising users, performing general maintenance tasks, providing first aid if required, taking bookings and payments and resolving customer enquiries. 

Candidates must be able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the principles of good customer service, have experience gained in a similar environment and ideally possess instructor and first aid qualifications.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jake Thackray (Sport and Wellbeing Centre Manager, Infrastructure Services Department   on +44 1707 666466  or email:

We offer a generous reward package.

For further information and to apply on-line please visit our website:

Job reference: ISD-0294-17

Closing date for applications is: 8 February 2018

Interviews are likely to be held on: To be confirmed

We promote equality of opportunity and diversity within the workplace and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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